1986 Jubilee

VIN range: 000001 - 003150 | S-code(s): S712
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1200L 34hp model with LA7Y Zinngrau Metallic /Pewter Metallic paintwork, green tinted glass, chrome bumpers and trim (operating buttons black), silver ’50 years’ badge on left front quarter and engine lid, twin white side stripes, 4.5Jx15 sports wheels with 165 SR 15, ‘Braunschweig/Brunswick’ radio, padded dashboard, cloth upholstery with grey and red stripes, head restraints in cloth and leatherette, 4 spoke sports steering wheel, grey headlining, grey carpet on sills and rear luggage compartment, heated rear window.

First shown at the IAA-Frankfurt show in September 1985, 3,150 1986 Jubilee models represent the final Beetles for Europe from Mexico. A similar model was sold in Mexico with a 1.6 engine and no heated rear window.

Jubilee Beetle brochure courtesy KdF-WAGEN.de. Press Information folder courtesy beetlebooks.de. Some information provided by Gebrueder Behling, Elka Neikova and Tim Sewe. 50 Years Kafer badge picture courtesy Jan-Anders Lindqvist. Stanford Hall display photographs courtesy Jessamy Dela Torre.

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